A PENSIONER has been crushed to death after a car he was working on at his Sheffield home collapsed on top of him, trapping him underneath.
The 71-year-old, who has not yet been named by police, was repairing the car on his driveway when tragedy struck.
Emergency services were alerted to the incident on Greenwood Road, Darnall.
Firefighters from the fire service’s technical rescue unit were then summoned, and raced to the scene to lift the vehicle off the man.
He was pronounced dead a short time later.
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